The National YoungArts Foundation (Young Arts) Deadline October 11, 2019 - Click here for more information and to apply
Prudential Spirit of Community Award (You must apply online, make a copy, and give to Ms. Williams by November 5, 2019 to be considered for this award) - Click here for more information and to apply
North Carolina State University SATELLITE camp. A five day STEM outreach and leadership development program with the goal of exposing high school Sophomores to STEM careers and postsecondary educational opportunities. The Deadline to apply is February 28, 2020 - Click here for more information and to register
Summer Ventures in Science and Mathematics for rising Juniors and Seniors. This is a state wide program that will be held at four colleges. Participating colleges are Appalachian State, East Carolina, North Carolina Central, and UNC Charlotte. This program is for academically talented students who aspire to careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Online applications are due January 15th. Click here for more information and to register
Summer College at Duke University - Are you interested in taking a credit-bearing Duke University Course during a four week program in the summer and experience the life of a Duke student? Then this program may be for you. Click here for more information and to apply.
Summer Academy at Duke University - Choose from any of their transformative three-week certificate courses and become a leader in an ever-changing tomorrow. Click here for more information and an application.
Accelerated STEM Academy at Duke University - Experience the life of an elite researcher by touring Duke's premier research facilities, participating in a variety of hands on labs, and engaging with Duke faculty members during this one week summer program. Click here for more information and to apply.
UNC-Chapel Hill (Splash) - Interesting and fun classes taught by Carolina Students. There are over 120 classes with topics that range from college admission, to self-defense, to zombies, to DNA and beyond. Deadline - Register by November 9th at 11:59pm. Click here for more information and to apply.
Design Camp 2020 at NC State - A week long summer camp that introduces students to the design process through brief projects covering the range of studio disciplines offered at the college of Design: architecture, landscape architecture, industrial design, art and graphic designs. Registration opens January 29, 2020. Click here for more information and to register.
Martha Guy Summer Institute for Future Business Leaders at Appalachian State University. A summer program for current Juniors to gain business knowledge and experience. Application deadline is February 28, 2020. Click here for more information and to register.
Summer Opportunities in Vermont, California & Colorado - Various high school summer programs for rising Juniors and Seniors. Click here for details of all the summer programs and application information.
Summer Textile Exploration Program (STEP) at NC State - The college of textiles holds five one-week sessions of STEP each summer for high school juniors going into their senior year. Participants live on campus and learn about textile majors- Apparel Design; Textile Engineering; Business Management; Textile Design and Polymer Chemistry. The application opens March 1, 2020 and closes May 31, 2020. Click here for more information and application.
Tar Heel Girls State and Tar Heel Boys State: Summer Opportunities (Catawba College) - The department of North Carolina American Legion and American Legion Axillary sponsor a unique, immersive summer program for rising seniors to study, as well as practice, citizenship and leadership, through a hands-on approach. Rising seniors will spend a week creating city government, political parties, and a state government. Participants elect officials, write and debate bills, create working governments and attend various workshops.
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Duke University Hospital - Are you interested in volunteering at a hospital this summer? If so, and you are between the ages of 16 and 17, this opportunity may be right for you. Please visit their website between Jan. 27 and Feb. 16. to learn more information and how to apply.
Project Uplift and Uplift Plus at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Project Uplift is a summer enrichment and college access program that enables rising seniors to immerse themselves in college life on Carolina's campus. Uplift Plus is an intensive, five week summer academic enrichment and college readiness program for Project lift participants who are North Carolina Residents. Application deadline is February 1, 2020. Click here for more information and applications.
NC Renaissance (NCR) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - seeks to engage participants in an educational four day experience that exposes them to the many opportunities at a four year college. This enrichment program enables high achieving rising juniors to experience college life while developing leadership skills. Application deadline is March 1, 2020. Click here for more information and to apply.
Virginia Tech Black College Institute 2020 - Virginia Tech invites talented African American rising high school juniors and rising seniors to apply to participate in a summer, residential, academic leadership program at the the Black College Institute at the main campus in Blacksburg, Virginia. All programs are free to cost to students but you must arrange your own transportation to and from Virginia Tech. Application deadline is April 1, 2020. Click here for more information and to apply.
Pre-Collegiate Studies at Stanford University - Will you be in California this summer? You might want to consider one of their nine summer programs. Click here for more information and to apply.
Assistants for Summer Camps - The GSK Science in the summer program is a partnership with the UNC Morehead Planetarium and Science Center. They are recruiting high school students (16 years or older) to work as assistants during week-long science programs at libraries in Alamance County. You will work alongside a teacher to lead science camp sessions for elementary and/or middle school students. Students will participate in hands on experiments such as the chemistry of diapers and zombie worms. Click here for more information and to apply.
Summer Immersion Program at Wake Forest University - This is a week long summer program for rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors to provide an introduction to college life and an opportunity to explore a potential career pathway or field of study. Students choose from 19 specialized institutes and learn from industry professionals and Wake Forest Faculty Click here for more information and to apply.
STEM Lady Cardinal Mentorship Program: NCDOA - The Department of Administration is seeking female high school students with an interest in state government and STEM fields. Deadline - Friday, March 13, 2020. Questions contact: Candace F. Dudley/ Candace.Dudley@doa.nc.gov
Project Uplift and Uplift Plus at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Project Uplift is an on campus summer enrichment and college access program designed to promote and increase access to higher education for high achieving rising high school seniors (current juniors), especially those underrepresented in post secondary education. Uplift Plus is an intensive, five week summer academic enrichment and college readiness program for Project Uplift participants. During the program, participants live on campus, attend SAT/ACT coaching sessions and take English 100 (equivalent to 3 credits).
The George Washington University (GW) Pre-College program hosts rising high school juniors and seniors (ages 15-18) to spend a summer in Washington, D.C. Students take advantage of the GW expertise in engineering and applied sciences, medicine and healthcare, business, global leadership, political communication, international relations and public policy. Click here for more information and to apply.
Pre-College Programs at the University of North Carolina at Asheville - This is a week long immersion program to introduce rising high school sophomores, juniors and seniors to college level study, university life, and career options in a dynamic learning environment. Topics include Aerospace Engineering, Weather & Climate, Pre-Med, Film Scoring and Sound Design, Geology & Ecology of WNC Streams, Journalism, Mathematics, Human Rights & International Law, Visual Storytelling and more. Click here for more information and to apply.
Camp Counselors for the City of Graham - The Graham Recreation of Parks Department is looking students that are 15 years on or before May 26, 2020. You must be ale to work the majority of the 13 week summer camp. Camp counselors must be able to plan, organize, and implement a daily schedule of activities for a group of youth ages 5 to 12 years old. You must maintain a positive attitude every day and have reliable transportation. Click here for more information and to apply.
Camp Volunteers for the City of Graham - Are you looking for a summer volunteer postilion? Do you like working with kids ages 5 to 12. Graham Recreation of Parks Department are looking for volunteers. Click here for more information and to apply.
Clemson Career Workshop at Clemson University -The Career Workshop is a week-long summer residential program for rising seniors that allows students to get an inside look at Clemson University while learning college preparation tools. The deadline is April 13, 2020. Click here for more information and to apply.